Amazing silence, breathtaking views of Tuscan hills in all directions, magnificent sunrises and sunsets, and a glittering canopy of stars at night...
If you are looking for: inviting, comfortable, spacious accommodation in Tuscany, with clean and beautifully appointed bedrooms in a tranquil environment and caring hospitality, Podere Salicotto is the choice for you.
Ours is a traditionally styled Tuscan property located in "Le Crete" (the Clay Hills) in the heart of Tuscany, home to many jewels of Italian art and architecture which make this territory one of the most beautiful in the world. Siena, the Abbeys of Monte Oliveto Maggiore and Sant'Antimo, Montalcino with its Rosso and Brunello, the Pecorino cheese in Pienza and the Vino Nobile in Montepulciano: the location is a perfect base for touring Tuscany. Florence, San Gimignano, Volterra, Chianti, the coastal Maremma and ancient Etruscan towns of Pitigliano, Sovana and Sorano are all comfortable day trips from Podere Salicotto.
Buonconvento, a medieval village on the famous walking and hiking route 'Via Francigena', is only 2 km away. Here you have all the services you need: banks with ATM's, supermarket, pharmacy, rail station and excellent restaurants.
We can organize cooking classes using ingredients from our organic garden and can arrange yoga classes, hikes, bike rides, horse riding or you can even enjoy a sailing trip.
A minimum stay of 4 nights is recommended to take advantage of what is offered in the splendid surrounding area and to appreciate the relaxing pace of our Tuscan country-life. See our suggested Day Trips to better plan your trip.
You have a choice between 6 bedrooms with Bed and Breakfast service and the 55 sqm Suite which is also available with the self-contained self-catering option. All the accommodation is bright and welcoming, with comfortable private bathroom and air-conditioning. The perfect choice for your holiday get away.